Leon T. Kenworthy

Leon Kenworthy focuses his practice on complex litigation matters, including criminal litigation and investigations, appellate litigation, and government and regulatory litigation.

Mr. Kenworthy joined the firm after serving as a law clerk to the Honorable Robert L. Wilkins of the US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit. He previously worked as an associate at a law firm in New York, where he represented major financial institutions in criminal investigations, internal investigations and civil actions.

While pursuing his law degree, Mr. Kenworthy worked as an intern in the Criminal Division of the US Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of New York and in the Office of the President of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia.

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  • Education

    • JD, Columbia Law School, 2013

      James Kent Scholar, Articles Editor, Columbia Human Rights Law Review

    • MA, Middle Eastern Studies, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2008

    • BA, History, Hendrix College, 2006

  • Admissions

    • District of Columbia

    • New York

  • Clerkships

    • The Hon. Robert L. Wilkins, US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit, 2014 - 2015